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44-year-old fetus has found in 84-year-old woman

44-year-old fetus has found in 84-year-old woman

Brazilian retiree (82) from Natividad has complained of stomach pains and dizziness and X-ray doctors have seen in her womb calcified 44-year-old fetus stopped developing somewhere between 20th and 28th week. It turned out that the woman has been pregnant for the last 44 years but at one point in her pregnancy she felt severe

Amazing: Baby grabs surgeon’s finger

Baby grabbing surgeon's finger

This heartwarming photograph was taken at The Vanderbilt University in Memphis, while surgeons were operating a pregnant woman whose baby was diagnosed with spina bifida. Amazing photo of even more amazing event is placed on the website Pinterest.com. During the life-saving procedure the 21-week fetus reached his hand through the incision and grabbed his rescuer’s

Father’s photo of his daughter reaching out from her mother’s womb during C-section to grab doctor’s finger takes web by storm

Father's photo of his daughter reaching out from her mother's womb during C-section to grab doctor's finger takes web by storm

A stunning photograph that captures the moment when a newly born baby emerges from her mother’s womb has become one of the first viral hits of 2013 after the proud parents posted it on Facebook for friends and family to share. Alicia Atkins of Glendale, Arizona gave birth to daughter, Nevaeh, via Caesarean section on

The yawn of the unborn: Scientists prove foetuses yawn in the womb (video)

The yawn of the unborn: Scientists prove foetuses yawn in the womb

Waiting to enter the world is a tedious business – so perhaps it should come as no surprise that foetuses yawn. Scientists have shown conclusively for the first time that unborn babies yawn repeatedly in the womb. But it is not because they are sleepy or bored. The most likely explanation is that foetal yawning

Moderate drinking in pregnancy ‘harms IQ’

Moderate drinking in pregnancy 'harms IQ'

Researchers from Oxford and Bristol universities looked at the IQ scores of 4,000 children as well as recording the alcohol intake of their mothers. They found “moderate” alcohol intake of one to six units a week during pregnancy affected IQ. Experts said the effect was small, but reinforced the need to avoid alcohol in pregnancy.